Legal Notice and Website Use25/05/2018 00:00:00
This is an official website run by or on behalf of BMW in the UK.
BMW (UK) Limited is responsible for this website. References to “we”, “us” and “our” are to BMW (UK) Limited unless otherwise indicated.
BMW (UK) Limited.
Company registered number: 01378137. Registered office: Summit ONE, Summit Avenue, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 0FB. BMW (UK) Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in relation to its credit broking activities.
VAT number: GB584451913.
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org
On occasions, BMW Group will incentivise its Retailers with programmes designed to improve their performance.
BMW Financial Services (GB) Limited.
Company registered number: 01288537. Registered office: Summit ONE, Summit Avenue, Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 0FB (“BMW Financial Services”).
BMW Financial Services is a member of the same corporate group as BMW (UK) Limited.
BMW Financial Services is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority under reference number 312578. It is registered with the Information Commissioner as a Data Controller under registration number Z5319060.
BMW Financial Services is a member of the FLA (the Finance and Leasing Association) and the BVRLA (the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association).
BMW AG is the ultimate parent of BMW (UK) Limited and BMW Financial Services and references to “BMW AG” are to Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft whose address is Petuelring 130, 80788 Munich, Germany.
References to “BMW Group” are references to any company within the BMW Group of companies with the ultimate parent being BMW AG.
Website Terms: please read carefully.
The terms below govern your use of this website and by accessing this website you agree to be bound by them. If you do not accept these terms, please do not use the website.
We may change these terms at any time without notice by updating the terms shown on this website. It is your responsibility to review the website terms each time you enter the website to ensure you are aware of our latest terms and conditions. Your use of this website after a change has been made signifies your acceptance of the revised terms.
This website is made available free of charge and for personal use only and is not to be used for any commercial purpose.
Products and Services.
The provision of details of products and services on this website are not, and should not be construed as, an offer to sell or supply such products or services, and the seller or supplier may always accept or reject your offer at its sole discretion.
All products and services on this website are subject to availability and may be withdrawn without notice. All products and services and all prices are also subject to change without notice.
The finance and hiring facilities promoted on this website are provided by BMW Financial Services (GB) Limited.
All finance and hiring facilities are subject to status and available to companies and persons aged 18 or over in the UK only. Guarantees and indemnities may be required.
All insurance products outlined on this website are administered, underwritten and serviced by carefully selected insurance providers. For all insurance products, certain exclusions and eligibility criteria apply. A full summary of cover and detailed policy terms for each insurance product is available upon request.
Terms and conditions for individual products and services.
These website terms should be read in conjunction with the separate terms and conditions for the sale or supply of the individual products or services which are referred to on this website. In the event of any inconsistency between these terms and the specific product or service terms and conditions, the latter shall prevail.
Information about products and services.
Whilst we have made every effort to ensure the information on this website is up to date and accurate, neither we nor any BMW Centre can accept responsibility for your reliance on any information on this website.
Always check with your BMW Centre model availability and for precise information on vehicle model features, specifications and equipment, and in the case of used vehicles, current mileage details before ordering a vehicle.
Always check the terms on which any product or service is supplied before making any commitment. Copies of BMW vehicle finance agreements are available from any authorised BMW Centre. Detailed insurance policies and summaries of cover and other product or service terms are available on request.
You should seek your own independent financial advice in relation to any taxation or accounting matters referred to on this website.
Compliance with The Bribery Act 2010.
At BMW (UK) Limited and BMW Financial Services, we strive to ensure each company is run with complete integrity. BMW Group companies in the UK have clear anti-bribery and corruption polices which are fully supported by the directors of each company to ensure that BMW employees remain untainted by bribery or corruption.
Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking.
Under the UK’s Modern Slavery Act 2015, we are required to publish a Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement for each financial year, describing what steps have been taken to address the risk of slavery and human trafficking occurring in our own operations or our supply chain. The Statement relating to BMW (UK) Limited for 2016 is here and 2017 is here. The Statement relating to BMW Financial Services (GB) Limited for 2016 is here and 2017 is here.
BMW UK Tax Strategy.
Under paragraph 16(2) of Schedule 19 of the Finance Act 2016, we are required to publish our UK Group Tax Strategy in the current financial year, describing our approach to tax matters in the UK. The UK Tax Strategy relating to all BMW Group companies in the UK is here.
Access from outside the UK.
The vehicle and product specifications on this website are, unless stated otherwise, for the UK market only. These specifications (including what is optional and what is standard equipment) may vary in other markets. However some vehicle images may be of models supplied in other markets, for example showing left-hand drive, and not reflecting specifications in the UK.
Unless otherwise stated, the finance, leasing and insurance products and services on this website are available only to residents of the UK (excludes the Channel Islands and Isle of Man).
The information and other materials contained in this website may not satisfy the laws in countries outside the UK. If you choose to access this website from outside the UK you are responsible for ascertaining to what extent local laws are applicable and compliance with local laws. Any telephone numbers and charges shown only apply to calls made from within the UK.
We cannot promise that this website will be uninterrupted or free of errors, bugs or viruses and we will not be liable if, for any reason, this website is unavailable at any time or for any computer virus or system freeze. Access may be suspended at any time without prior notice being given.
The copyright in the material contained in this website belongs to a BMW Group company or its ultimate parent, BMW AG or their licensors. No person may copy, modify, transmit, distribute, display, reproduce, publish, license or create works from any part of this material or otherwise use it for any public or commercial use without the prior express written permission of BMW. You may only view or print individual pages for your own personal use.
The names, logos and images on this website which identify any BMW Group company, or third parties and their products and services are proprietary marks of BMW AG and/or the relevant third parties. Nothing contained in this website shall be deemed to confer on any person any licence or right on the part of BMW AG or any third party with respect to any such name, logo or image.
Other Intellectual Property Rights.
The products and services and technology or processes described in this website may be subject to other intellectual property rights reserved by BMW Group companies or their licensors or any relevant third parties. No licence is granted in respect of such intellectual property rights.
Links to other websites.
This site may contain (hypertext) links to other sites that enable users to leave this site and go directly to the linked site. The links are provided to assist users of this website and the inclusion of a link does not imply that we endorse or have approved the linked site. We do not control linked sites, and are not responsible or liable for their content or any link within such sites, or for any transmission received from any linked sites.
No warranties or liability.
While the information images, materials and other content provided in this notice and on this website is believed to be accurate, it may include errors or inaccuracies. We, any BMW Group company and BMW AG or any BMW Centre are not responsible for the contents of websites that are maintained by third parties and is not liable for their contents. The information on this website is provided "as is" and all warranties, conditions and other terms implied by statute or common law are, to the fullest extent permitted by law, excluded from this notice.
Nothing in this agreement excludes our liability to you (a) for death or personal injury caused by our negligence; or (b) for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation. Subject to this, in no event shall we, any BMW Group company, BMW AG or any BMW Centre be liable to any person for any loss of profits, loss of business, depletion of goodwill or similar losses or pure economic loss, or for any special, indirect or consequential loss costs, damages, charges or expenses however arising, unless caused by gross negligence or intentional misconduct.
Under this notice, "our liability" includes that of any company in our group and our and their respective agents, employees, contributors and consultants and sub-contractors, "you" includes any other party claiming through you and "loss or damage" includes any losses, damages, costs or expenses whatsoever or howsoever arising in connection with the products and services we provide including those listed on this website or in this notice, whether under this agreement or other agreement or in consequence of any misrepresentation, misstatement or tortious act or omission, including negligence.
If any of these terms are found to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, then to the extent of such illegality, invalidity or unenforceability, such terms shall be deleted and severed from the website terms. The remaining enforceable terms shall continue in full force and effect and continue to be binding.
Nothing in these terms shall exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or shall affect your statutory rights if you are a consumer.
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance English law, unless you live in Scotland when Scots law will apply or in Northern Ireland, when the law of Northern Ireland will apply. Disputes arising in relation to them shall, unless expressly agreed otherwise, be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the relevant courts of the United Kingdom
Telephone calls and e-mails.
Telephone calls and e-mail correspondence with BMW at the email addresses accessible through, or obtained from, this website may be recorded or monitored. By using these communication methods you are consenting to the recording or monitoring of your calls and e-mails.
The following telephone charges apply to calls from BT landlines to numbers beginning with:
- an 0800 code - free of charge (plus your phone company's access charge)
- an 0845 code - calls cost up to 5p per minute (plus your phone company's access charge)
- an 0370 code – calls are charged at the local rate.
The price of calls may vary with other telephone service providers. Please check with your provider for exact charges.
BMW Insurance Terms and Conditions.
BMW Car Insurance.
BMW Car Insurance is sold, underwritten and administered by Allianz Insurance plc registered in England number 84638. Registered office: 57 Ladymead, Guildford, Surrey GU1 1DB. Allianz Insurance plc is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Financial Services Register No. 121849.
BMW Home Insurance.
BMW Home Insurance is sold, underwritten and administered by Allianz Insurance plc registered in England number 84638. Registered office: 57 Ladymead, Guildford, Surrey GU1 1DB. Allianz Insurance plc is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Financial Services Register No. 121849.
BMW Financial Services and Allianz Insurance plc are not part of the same corporate group.
BMW Home Emergency Assistance is administered by AWP Assistance UK Ltd. Registered in England, No 1710361. Registered Office PO Box 74005, 60 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3P 3DS and is underwritten by AWP P&C SA, trading from the above address. AWP Assistance UK Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority No 311909.
AWP Assistance UK Ltd limited acts as agent for AWP P&C SA with respect to the receipt of customer money, for the purpose of settling claims and handling premium refunds.
All policies are sold subject to the limitations on the cover stated in them and the general conditions and exclusions of the policy.
BMW Shortfall, Tyre and Cosmetic Repair Insurance, Insured Warranty, Insured Emergency Service and Insured Emergency Service Essential.
BMW Shortfall, Tyre and Cosmetic Repair Insurance are sold by BMW Financial Services. BMW Financial Services is a trading name of BMW Financial Services (GB) Limited. BMW Insured Warranty, Insured Emergency Service and Insured Emergency Service Essential are sold by AWP Assistance UK Ltd. BMW Financial Services (GB) Ltd and AWP Assistance UK Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
BMW Shortfall, Tyre and Cosmetic Repair Insurance are administered by Abraxas Insurance Administration Services Limited, registered in England and Wales with company number 02928787 and its registered office is at One Victoria Street, Bristol Bridge, Bristol, BS1 6AA. Abraxas Insurance Administration Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. The Insurance is underwritten by MAPFRE Asistencia Compania Internacional de Seguros y Reaseguros S.A. Dixon House, 72-75 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 4BR. Company Number: FC021974. Branch Number BR008042. MAPFRE Asistencia Compañía Internacional de Seguros y Reaseguros S.A. is authorised by Direccion General de Seguros y Fondos De Pensiones and is subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Details about the extent of regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority are available on request.
BMW Insured Warranty, Insured Emergency Service and Insured Emergency Service Essential are underwritten by AWP P&C SA and administered in the UK by AWP Assistance UK Ltd (trading as BMW Protect Services & BMW Insured Warranty and Insured Emergency Services ). AWP Assistance UK Ltd is registered in England, No 1710361, Registered Office PO Box 74005, 60 Gracechurch Street, London, EC3P 3DS. AWP P&C SA is authorised by Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de résolution in France and authorised and subject to limited regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority. Details about the extent of our authorisation and regulation by the Financial Conduct Authority are available from us on request. AWP Assistance UK Ltd acts as an agent for AWP P&C SA with respect to the receipt of customer money, for the purpose of settling claims and handling premium refunds.
All policies are sold subject to the limitations on the cover stated in them and the general conditions and exclusions of the policy.
Details of each company’s authorisation can be checked on the FCA's register by visiting the FCA's website: email@example.com or by contacting the FCA on 0800 111 6768 (calls are free of charge plus your phone company's access charge).
BMW Approved Used Cars.
BMW EfficientDynamics reduces BMW emissions without compromising performance developments and is standard across the new model range and available in some BMW Approved used Cars registered after March 2007. Whilst every effort has been made to check the accuracy of the information here, some errors in compiling the information may have occurred and we cannot accept liability for loss or damage arising from misleading information (other than for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or breach of duty). You are therefore strongly advised not to rely on the information provided in respect of vehicles, and to examine the vehicles and to check the accuracy of the information supplied before deciding to purchase the vehicle described here. Your statutory rights as a consumer are not affected by this statement.